Fitness Professional
Health & Wellness Coach

Debbie Booth

Fitness Specialist, Water is the New Gym

Rochester, MI 48307

ABOUT Debbie

Debbie Booth has been in the fitness industry for over 20 years as a trainer, an educator and presenter. Debbie brings her athletic background into the training environment. She spent several years as an Adjunct Faculty member in the Health and Wellness Department of Anne Arundel Community College in Maryland. It was there that she developed and taught the Aquatic Fitness and Swimming curriculum. Debbie’s move to New Jersey, put her in a new role, Training and educating traditional gym trainers on how to take their land exercises and cross train their clients in the Aquatic environment therefore maximizing the benefits of both worlds and seeing fantastic results. Debbie uses the Aquatic environment to decrease and/or eliminate hip, back, knee, arthritis pain, regain balance, strength and even improve cognitive function! Her clients have varied diagnosis Stroke, Parkinson's, Primary Lateral Sclerosis, Fibromyalgia, Cancer survivors. She has clients who are working to improve balance, muscular and cardiovascular strength prior to various surgeries to lessen their surgical risk, improve surgical outcomes and faster recovery. Whether it is working with her own clients or teaching classes, working with facilities to create and grow their programming or helping trainers cross train their clients Debbie continues to empower others to live full healthy vibrant lives. Debbie resides in the Metro Detroit area is the owner of Water is the New Gym, teaches and trains groups and individuals in person and virtually in my facility or yours. ... show less.




15-20 Years

Payment Methods

  • Cash
  • Paypal
  • Credit/debit Cards
  • Personal Check
  • I am interested in working with people who have the following conditions:

    I am certified in: Arthritis • Breast Cancer • Diabetes • Fibromyalgia • Heart Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Parkinson's • Respiratory Disease • Stroke • Women's Health
    I am familiar with: Cancer - General

    Industry Certifications

    Aquatic Exercise Association -- Aquatic Special Populations & Post Rehab Fitness Training

    Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) -- Group Exercise

    National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) -- Personal Trainer

    Aquatic Exercise Association -- Aquatic Fitness Professional

    Linda Huey -- Aquatic Rehabilitation

    Aquastrength -- Aqua strength Group Fitness Instructor

    Ageless Grace -- Ageless Grace Certified Educator

    Exercise Ect -- Brains and Balance Past 60

    Exercise Ect -- Boot Camp Gold

    Exercise Ect -- Balance Stability & Fall Prevention

    Exercise Ect -- Making Connections Challenging the Older Brain

    Exercise Ect -- Exercise Programs for Older Adults

    Exercise Ect -- Strength & Conditioning for Seniors/Exercise & Th Older Adult

    Water Art -- Sports Conditioning & Programming for Common Medical Conditions

    Peyow Aqua Pilates -- Peyow Aqua Pilates Level 1

    Aquatic Exercise Association -- Power Pilates Pool Interval

    Aquatic Exercise Association -- Aquatic Options: Special Populations & Post Rehab Fitness Training

    ACE Health and Wellness Coach

    Continuing Education and Coursework

    Aquatic Exercise Association -- Aquatic After Care
    Aqualogix -- Aqualogix Strength Trainer
    ACE - American Council on Exercise -- Post Orthopedic Rehabilitation
    ACE - American Council on Exercise -- Clients Framework - 7 Steps

    Additional Certifications

    CPR/AED -- Red Cross

    Liability Insurance -- Philadelphia Insurance Company

    Techniques and Specialities

    Fitness Activities and Specialty Areas

    • Back Pain Prevention/Postrehab
    • Fitness Assessment
    • Group Exercise
    • Postrehab/Injury Recovery
    • Stretching
    • Women's Fitness
    • Core Training
    • Fitness Education
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Senior Fitness
    • Toning and General Fitness
    • Corporate Wellness
    • Flexibility
    • Personal Fitness Trainin
    • Strength Training
    • Wellness Coaching